Pre-Apprenticeship - NPA Electrical Skills (SCQF Level 5)

Course Content

This course covers a very wide range of skills and knowledge required for preparing to work in the electrical industry, including health and safety, principles of electrical science, electrical installations, installation of wiring systems, and communication within building services engineering.

Entry Requirements

This course is suitable for applicants aged 16 years old or over. Progression from relevant Access programmes; Multi-Skilled programmes; Construction programmes; Engineering programmes or three pass grades at National 4/5. Applicants will also be required to attend an interview.

Method of Assessment

A variety of methods will be used including practical and theory-based assessments.

Future Prospects

Progression onto Certificate Renewable Technology, NC Civil Engineering, NC Built Environment, NC Electrical Engineering or into an electrical apprenticeship.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Kingsway Campus

  • Start Date

    29 Aug 2022

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    32 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Building Services & Built Environment

  • Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body. International Students please refer to our International fees page

Recruitment is now for Reserve List places only – please contact us if you wish to discuss

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